In most cases, using communication technology for interpretation is just as effective as traditional face to face practices. This technology allows qualified interpreters to provide services anywhere at a moment’s notice. In the aftermath of a natural disaster, for instance, you can have many skilled interpreters at your fingertips for immediate service. In dire situations, this could mean the difference between life or death. Today we’ll examine the advantages and disadvantages of over the phone and video remote interpretation technologies to determine which is more effective.